The empty grave [Bishop Barron Homily for Easter Sunday]

Added 30 March 2018 by Bishop Robert Barron

Many people enjoy visiting the graves of famous people, from Abraham Lincoln in Springfield, IL to St. Peter in the Vatican. We feel a sense of peace and finality around graves. But the one thing we would never expect in a cemetery is action. Yet that’s precisely what we find at the center of Christianity, as St. John recounts in today’s Easter Gospel.

Bishop Barron Homily for April 1, 2018
Easter Sunday - The Resurrection of the Lord - The Mass of Easter Day

Mass Readings:
Reading 1 - Acts 10:34, 37-43
Psalm - Psalm 118:1-2, 16-17, 22-23
Reading 2 - Colossians 3:1-4
Gospel - John 20:1-9


Bishop Robert Barron

Bishop Robert Barron

Los Angeles

Bishop Robert Barron is the founder of Word on Fire Catholic Ministries and Auxiliary Bishop of the Archdiocese of LA.

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